The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Malverne, West Hempstead


Tips on managing taxes

Do you have questions about your taxes? Visit the West Hempstead Public Library for tips and pointers on taxes on Thursday, Feb. 21, from 7 to 8 p.m. Instructor Bernadette Kasnicki, Esq. will explain how the new tax laws and changes will affect people. Info: (516) 481-6591.

Ancestry through photography

Photos can show a lot about the past. Bring in a few photos to learn more about your ancestry on Sunday, Feb. 24, at the Lakeview Public Library, from 1 to 3 p.m. Carol Peels will show you how to interpret place and time. Leave photographs in their original albums or frames. Please register at least three days prior to the program. Info: (516) 536-3071.

Opioid overdose prevention program

Residents are invited for a Narcan training session at the Malverne Public Library on Wednesday, Feb. 27, from 7 to 8 p.m. Whether you are a first responder, health care provider or someone interested in learning more about opioid overdose prevention this program will bring awareness about this serious problem. Info: (516) 599-0750.

Journey back in time

Bring the kids to Garvies Point Museum and Preserve for a session on “Native American games of the Plains,” Feb. 22, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Discuss and play Native American games, including the Gusigonogo Dice game, Cheyenne, and Dark Walk. Also enjoy Native American sand art and face painting. Info: (516) 571-8010 or

In tune with Josh Rouse

Hear the folk/roots pop singer-songwriter at My Father’s Place on Feb. 23, at 8 p.m. Embraced by fans and critics for his introspective folk-pop and worldly perspective, Rouse’s songs present themselves to you with an open heart, an innate intelligence and an absolute lack of pretension. His concert will reflect an eclectic songwriting mix featured on his albums over the years. Info: (516) 413-3535 or